Tag Archives: Training

Epilepsy training needed in more schools

Launceston mum Georgina Schilg used to worry that teachers would mistake her daughter’s epileptic seizures for her not listening. But not anymore. Ms Schilg knows that 10-year-old Sophie’s teachers are able to recognise her daughter’s symptoms and call her, or an ambulance, if needed. Sophie doesn’t always go unconscious when she has a seizure but… Read More »

What you Need to Know when Choosing Between Body Weight Training and Fitness Equipment Workouts

Body weight training and working out with fitness equipment both offer many benefits. When done correctly, each method can offer a great workout. As someone who is always traveling, I find that having a vocabulary of body weight bearing exercises that requires minimal equipment has really helped me. But I also have seen great improvement… Read More »

Here's how sports medicine is transforming battlefield airmen's training

JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-LACKLAND, Texas — After 10 years of intense combat and regular deployments, many of the Air Force’s most skilled and elite troops often are “held together with duct tape and bailing wire,” said Maj. Sam Schindler, director of operations for the 350th Special Warfare Training Squadron. But now, the Air Force is… Read More »